Service/Procedure Summary

This surgical procedure to remove skin cancer (melanoma lesion) is performed in an operating room.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
21 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
41 days
Instructions - Instructional text.

Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
23 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
6 days
11 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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New Waterford
New Waterford Consolidated
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
65 days
36 days
Halifax
21 days
19 days
Halifax
19 days
26 days
Halifax
15 days
19 days
Bridgewater
12 days
56 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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33 days
Truro
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Halifax
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92 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Timesort ascending Surgery Wait Time
Halifax
21 days
10 days
Halifax
12 days
17 days
Halifax
10 days
13 days
Halifax
8 days
13 days
Bridgewater
8 days
35 days
Antigonish
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Dartmouth
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21 days
Truro
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Halifax
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57 days
Halifax
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Halifax
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Sydney
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Bridgewater
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Halifax
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